School Safety Efforts
for help to keep your kids safe on the internet?
some great ideas!
Teach kids to:
computer in an open area.
Communicate with your child.
part of your child's online experience.
your child's privacy.
review computer files.
children responsible use of online resources.
children about online dangers.
YOURSELF on ins and outs of Internet.
kids know that responsible adults do not pursue relationships with
Other Points to Ponder:
before you click."
filter between their ears."
from the computer and "take five" before responding.
spreading rumors, assisting in cyber-bullying.
golden rule of cyberspace; don't do anything online that you
wouldn't do in real life.
a parent it is okay to say "no" to internet use. If you are
uncomfortable with your ability to protect your children, limit it to
just with supervision or not at all.
your child on MySpace and "Google" him/her at least once a week.
the news to your family. You could easily find your children's
kids do not give their workplace if they have one.
have college-age children, search for them on
your child's MySpace is not his instant messenger name.
less common social networking sites to check for your children are
control access to sites using the parental controls of your service
provider (ie, AOL, Roadrunner, etc.)